Shortie Slippers by Dawn Brocco
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Shortie Slippers

Knitting
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 9 - 5.5 mm
280 - 350 yards (256 - 320 m)
S / M / L

This design was originally in the Winter 2004 Heels and Toes Gazette. It is also part of the Shortie Slippers & Faeroe Slipper Socks pattern, $6.

Specs for Shortie Slippers:

Woman’s Small / Medium / Large

Finished Dimensions
Foot Circ: 8.5 / 9.25 / 9.75”
Length Heel to Toe: 9.5 / 10.25 / 11.25”
Length Floor to Rolled Cuff Top: 3.25 / 3.5 / 3.5”

Materials
Size Small: Heirloom Breeze 8 ply, 30% wool / 69.6% cotton / .4% lycra, 105 yds / 50 gram balls: 4 / 4 / 5 balls #19 musk pink (MC) and 1 / 2 / 2 balls #14 mustard green (CC)
Notes: 1) 4 strands yarn are held together. 2) 5 / 5 / 6 balls are needed, if worked all in one color.

Size Medium: Plymouth Yarns Alpaca Boucle, 90% alpaca / 10% nylon, 70 yds / 50 gram balls: 3 / 3 / 4 balls #15 grey tweed (MC) and 1 ball #20 turquoise / purple tweed (CC)
Notes: 1) 2 strands are held together. 2) 4 / 4 / 5 balls are needed, if worked all in one color.

Size Large: Helvetia Shepherds 2-ply, approx 200 yds / 4 oz hanks, 2 hanks natural charcoal
Note: 2 strands are held together.

US size 9 (5.5 mm) dpns
16” US size 9 ckn - optional
K1C2 Rainbow Elastic, 1 mm or 3 mm size, in color to match slipper body
Tapestry ndl

Gauge
14 sts and 20 rows = 4” (10 cm) over St st with size 9 ndls, or size to give gauge.

Substitute Yarn Weights
Super Bulky (approx. 14-20 yds / oz) OR 2 strands Heavy Worsted OR 3 strands Worsted OR 4 strands DK wt.

Happy Knitting!
Dawn